Participants are able to
assess the strengths and weaknesses of selected project management approaches and tools
select the relevant and appropriate tools for their project context
apply key elements of selected project management tools
Peace work needs proper planning, monitoring and evaluation in order to be able to contribute positively towards conflict transformation. In this training...
During this master class, participants get acquainted with the underlying philosophical approaches, theoretical concepts and practical tools for facilitating conflict transformation in complex constellations. Participants will develop skills, and practice a facilitator’s attitude to apply their knowledge in different settings (eg. as inside mediators, as third party, or when working with potential...
Participants are able
to understand the approach of nonviolent conflict transformation
to identify and understand the need for nonviolent action to confront injustice
to gain an overview of the wide range of nonviolent means
Peace work is often associated with “classic” peacemaking approaches like negotiations and mediation. Such methods can lead to sustainable solutions and...
Participants are able
to assess the effects of traumatic events and adequate responses;
to reflect upon their own role as the counselling person;
to take care of their own needs as caregiver.
Understanding the emotional effects of conflicts and disasters on their victims and responding to the victims` needs are crucial capacities for peace workers and staff of NGOs working in conflict...
World BEYOND War invites you to #NoWar2019: Pathways to Peace, our 4th annual global conference, to be held in Limerick, Ireland on October 5-6, with a rally on the 6th at Shannon Airport opposing its use by U.S. troops in violation of Irish neutrality. We’ll be marking the completion of the 18th year of the endless war on Afghanistan, as well as the 150th birthday of Mohandas Gandhi. The conference...
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- October 5, 2019 9:00 am
- Tags: workshop, music, war, refugees, Peace Education, nonviolence, Human Rights, activism, art, Protest, Youth activism
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September 30th 2019 – November 15th, 2019
€750 – €1500
We are pleased to offer seven different trainings during September – November 2019, namely:
Strategising Nonviolent Change
Date: 30th September – 4th October
Counselling in Trauma and Stress
Date: 7th – 11th October
Date: 14th – 18th October
Managing Teams and Organisations
Date: 21st –...
- Published by KURVE Wustrow e.V.
- September 30, 2019 12:00 am
- Tags: training, Social Change, Trauma, Peace, Security, nonviolence, Conflict Transformation, Managing, international training peace nonviolent action applications open, Practitioner, Project Management, germany training wustrow nonviolence action
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Participants are able
to apply selected tools for the analysis of the dynamics of nonviolent social conflict in their own contexts;
to think more strategically, i.e. formulating goals, steps and demands of nonviolent social movements;
to reflect and more systematically manage risks and opportunities.
From Gandhi to the ‘Arab Spring’, from the anti-nuclear movement to the struggle...
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In its Appeal to the Catholic Church to Re-commit to the Centrality of Gospel Nonviolence, the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative states its goal to help promote the skills of effective “nonviolent resistance, restorative justice, trauma healing, unarmed civilian protection, conflict transformation, and peacebuilding” throughout the worldwide Catholic Church. This...
Doors open at 6:00pm; event starts at 6:30pm. Light refreshments will be served. Free & open to the public. Donations appreciated.
Hear from World BEYOND War Co-Founder & Executive Director David Swanson about building a global, grassroots movement for a world beyond war. David will debunk the myths that war is inevitable, just, necessary, or beneficial. He’ll make the case for war abolition,...
Light refreshments will be served. Free & open to the public. Donations appreciated.
Hear from World BEYOND War Co-Founder & Executive Director David Swanson about building a global, grassroots movement for a world beyond war. David will debunk the myths that war is inevitable, just, necessary, or beneficial. He’ll make the case for war abolition, by outlining the economic, environmental,...
Would you like to get some practical experience and tools to become a peacebuilder? And you’d love to come together with like minded people over summer and dive into this topic and the mediterranean sea? Than join Peace Power, train your peacebuilding musscles and learn, work and have fun in Thessaloniki, the 2nd city of Greece!
The aim of “Peace Power” is to actively involve youth world wide...
Come to the monthly meeting of the South Georgian Bay chapter of World BEYOND War! Our chapter raises awareness in our corner of the world that war is NOT inevitable, just, necessary, or beneficial. We intend to do this by creating a fun, informative atmosphere for learning, networking and activism and by encouraging 700 residents of South Georgian Bay to sign the Peace Pledge. Additionally, we’re...
Come together to learn about World BEYOND War, a global grassroots network advocating for the end to all wars! There will be an info session on what the organization does, its goals, and how you can get involved! We will talk about World BEYOND War’s educational programs, including WBW’s “A Global Security System: An Alternative to War” book and the Study War No More discussion...
Join us for “Generous Dissent: Nonviolent Activism and Resistance” at the 2019 Canadian School of Peacebuilding with instructor Emily Welty. Courses are available for professional development, personal inspiration or academic credit. Nonviolence is a commonly used term but what does it actually mean? This class is an opportunity to explore both pragmatic and principled theories of nonviolence and...
KURVE Wustrow is holding an international nonviolence training in English language, specifically designed for those working or planning to work in areas of war or armed conflict.
Contents of the training-
Principles of nonviolence, nonviolent direct action and nonviolent conflict intervention
Understanding and transforming conflicts
Political analysis, strategu, reconciliation work in war torn societies
Taught by Lucy Steinitz
How can we help children and young adults – and even ourselves – who have experienced violence and fear in their daily lives? One answer that is both engaging and effective is to become trained in the Singing to the Lions workshop program, developed in Zimbabwe and adapted and implemented across four continents, including North America.
Singing to the Lions is based on principles...
Taught by Lisa Schirch
Participants will practice using a systems-based approach that explores 25 theories of change that correlate with violent extremism and compare three paradigms of response including counterterrorism, countering violent extremism (CVE), and peacebuilding. Using scenario-based learning, lectures, and case studies, participants will learn practical skills for programming a wide...
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is coming to Washington, D.C. We’re organizing a peace festival on April 3 to unwelcome their arrival.
We’ll munch on vegan food, make art, boogie down to live music, and hear from keynote speakers like comedian & activist Lee Camp, with nonviolence protest training provided by Nadine Bloch of Beautiful Trouble, in preparation for big demonstrations...
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The South Asian Regional Institute on the Study and Practice of Strategic Nonviolent Action (Asian Action Institute, in short) offers practitioners and scholars a great opportunity to learn about and reflect on ways to achieve social change through nonviolent civil resistance movements.